My Old Addiction

Movie Reviews By Bil Antoniou

Ghost In The Shell (2017)

RUPERT SANDERS Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBB.  USA, 2017.  Paramount Pictures, DreamWorks, Reliance Entertainment, Shanghai Film Group, Huahua Media, Arad Productions, Steven Paul Production,Amblin Partners,Grosvenor Park Productions, Seaside Entertainment, Weying Galaxy Entertainment.  Screenplay by … Continue reading

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April 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Fast & Furious 6 (Furious 6) (2013)

JUSTIN LIN Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2013.  Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Original Film, One Race Productions, Dentsu, Fuji Television Network, Universal Studios, F & F VI Productions A.I.E..  Screenplay by Chris … Continue reading

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March 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Prospero’s Books (1991)

PETER GREENAWAY Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BB.5.  United Kingdom/Netherlands/France/Italy/Japan, 1991.  Allarts, Cinéa, Caméra One, Penta Film, Elsevier-Vendex Film Beheer, Channel 4 International, Vrijzinnig Protestantse Radio Omroep, Canal+, NHK, Pierson, … Continue reading

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April 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Get Him To The Greek (2010)

NICHOLAS STOLLER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  B.5.  USA, 2010.  Universal Pictures, Relativity Media, Spyglass Entertainment, Apatow Productions.  Screenplay by Nicholas Stoller, based on characters created by Jason Segel.  Cinematography by Robert D. Yeoman.  Produced by Judd Apatow, … Continue reading

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January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Astronaut’s Wife

BBBB (out of 5) Exciting, stylish thriller by first time director Rand Ravich that apes the best elements of classic horror films like 2001: A Space Odyssey and Rosemary’s Baby. … Continue reading

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December 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lions For Lambs

BB.5 (out of 5) Three stories play out simultaneously in this highly charged political drama. A university professor (Robert Redford) in California councils a student (Andrew Garfield) about his failing … Continue reading

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December 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

A Zed And Two Noughts (1986)

PETER GREENAWAY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  United Kingdom/The Netherlands, 1986.  British Film Institute, Allarts Enterprises, Artificial Eye, Film Four International, Vrijzinnig Protestantse Radio Omroep.  Screenplay by Peter Greenaway.  Cinematography by Sacha … Continue reading

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September 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Cook, The Thief, His Wife And Her Lover (1989)

PETER GREENAWAY Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBB.5.  France/United Kingdom, 1989.  Allarts, Elsevier-Vendex Film Beheer, Allarts Cook, Erato Films, Erato Inc., Films Inc..  Screenplay by Peter Greenaway.  Cinematography by Sacha Vierny.  Produced by Kees … Continue reading

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September 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

The Juror

BB.5 (out of 5) Demi Moore did a double-header turkey show when she followed her box-office failure in Striptease with this lame drama that steals the entire plot from Trial By Jury, … Continue reading

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August 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Alexander

BB.5 (out of 5) Oh thank you, Gladiator, for convincing filmmakers everywhere that anyone can make a sword-and-toga epic worth its weight in millions. In 2004, audiences were first assaulted … Continue reading

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July 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Grave Indiscretion (Gentlemen Don’t Eat Poets) (The Grotesque)

B (out of 5) Sting looks a bit embarrassed to be in this terrible thriller-comedy produced by his wife Trudie Styler. Originally titled The Grotesque when it played film festivals (that’s … Continue reading

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July 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Orlando

BBBB (out of 5) Deliciously adapting Virginia Woolf’s groundbreaking fantasy novel, Sally Potter’s feature debut is a feast for all senses. Tilda Swinton, previously known mainly as Derek Jarman’s muse, … Continue reading

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June 27, 2013 · Leave a comment